The new Caliber Diver, that was dispatched a year ago, is likewise controlled with the 1904MC. It is the principal jumper watch for Cartier and is, in all honesty, the slimmest Diver on the planet. The case distance across is 42mm and the watch has a tallness of simply 11mm. For a jumper watch that’s truly level, when compared to – for example – the celebrated Rolex Submariner that has a tallness of 12,5mm or the Rolex Sea-Dweller DeepSea that estimates 17,68mm. As it ought to be, the rear of the case is shut and the bezel is self-greasing up and unidirectional, steel covered with ADLC, a material that is more diligently than steel. The sapphire precious stone that is 1.2mm thicker than that of the standard ‘Type de Cartier’ model, ensures that it can withstand the water obstruction of 300m, which is equivalent to the Submariner and better than the 100m water opposition of Panerai models in a similar cost category.
Lubrication Free Tourbillon
A watch that straightforwardly took advantage from the innovation of the ID-ONE is the Astro Tourbillon Carbon Crystal that was introduced in 2013, in a restricted release of 50 pieces. This new ‘Astro Tourbillon Carbon Crystal’ was delivered in a Niobium-titanium case, a lightweight and non-attractive composite, that opposes erosion, scratches and stuns and it has the carbon escapement of the ID-ONE. This watch is the Worlds first escapement change free and grease free tourbillon. On the off chance that help on the development would now be able to be decreased to (nearly) none, the sky will be the breaking point for the group of people yet to come of Cartier’s tourbillon models.
Rotonde Annual Calendar
The attractive looking Rotonde Annual schedule with grande date and programmed in-house type 9908 MC, is an illustration of a complicated development that depends on the 1904 Caliber. All revisions of the watch can be made by means of the crown and just necessities one right for each year.
This Santos Dumont Skeleton (underneath) was after the Santos 100 skeleton, the second model that highlighted the new 9612 MC mechanical skeleton type. An eye-getting watch that comes with a white-, pink gold or ADLC covered titanium case. The skeletonized spans are looking like Roman numerals and are, if there should arise an occurrence of the all-dark adaptation, ADLC covered. It has entirely wearable elements of 38.7 x 47.4mm.
Rotonde de Cartier Mysterieuse
The Rotonde de Cartier Mysterieuse (beneath), in 42mm, is a great lead where history meets innovation. Cartier was the principal brand in introducing a secret check in 1912. It was created by Maurice Coüet for Cartier. After hundred years Cartier constructed particularly another in-house type for their Mysterieuse watch, a type that was worked around sapphire precious stone dial with the coasting hands. Cartier’s watchmakers needed to overcome challenges like driving of the sapphire circles with the moment hand and the one with the hour hand in addition to the grinding between them. Rather than receiving the framework that was created by Maurice Coüet for the vintage Mystery tickers, Cartier did it on its as own would prefer and concluded that they should turn on light rotates, really like wheels in a stuff train.
Rotonde de Cartier Mysterious Double Tourbillon
To make the creation a stride further La Maison likewise built up the platinum Rotonde de Cartier Mysterious Double Tourbillon. A watch that is tastefully noteworthy to such an extent that the enormous instance of 45mm doesn’t actually matter any longer. The flying tourbillon turning once on its own hub, consistently, is sight to behold. Completely moving free, in a transparent round chamber, with no noticeable association with a stuff train.
Rotonde Grande Complication
An astounding piece in 2010 was the Rotonde Grande Complication. This year, nonetheless, Cartier arranged an immense introduction for the press, to present the 2015 rendition of the Rotonde Grande Complication (underneath), in no way, shape or form another dial tone, or diverse case, yet a completely unique watch with Perpetual Calendar, Minute Repeater and Flying Tourbillon. Controlled by the new skeletonized programmed type 9406MC, with a twofold platinum miniature rotor. The Grande Complication was compensated with the Geneva Seal.
Now You Know
Since 2007, Cartier’s group of watchmakers fabricated (made) a noteworthy assortment of around 40 distinct types, from the essential 1904MC to the exceptionally very good quality complicated 9406MC. All watches in the top line have in-house types and inside a couple of years, the entire standard assortment will do too.
Thank you for perusing and remember that the brand ‘your better half loves so a lot’, has changed into this virtuoso watchmaker you should focus on when you’re keen on very good quality watchmaking!
This article was composed by long-lasting Cartier master George Cramer for Fratello Watches. George is a supporter of Revo-Online, Revolution Magazine and runs his too where he monitors his different commitments about Cartier and his other (primary) interest, autonomous watchmaking. This article was distributed interestingly on April 29th, 2015.